Area Lodging and Traveler's Info
Golden Frog Scuba
There are a few options for getting to Portobelo from Panama City. Portobelo is located in the Colon Province, in the northeastern region of the country. It is an approximate 1 to 1 and 1/2 hour drive from Tocumen Airport.
Express buses run from the Terminal located at Albrook Mall.
If renting a vehicle for your stay, please email us for specific directions how to get here.
If you prefer the more personalized service of pick-up/drop-off we recommend contacting Panama Roadrunner. Perfect for airport transports! Click image to visit their website for all the services they provide while traveling in Panama.
We can also provide transport for smaller groups with advance notice.
At select times of the year, we can provide you with the comforts of home in an ocean front villa located just a 10 minute drive from our facility.
This home features 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (towels and linens provided),
a laundry area with washer and dryer, and modern kitchen supplying appliances, cookware, flatware and dishes.
This home will accommodate 4 comfortably, though 6 is our maximum occupancy.
Please inquire for nightly/weekly rates, as well as availability.
*Discount rate applies for new student(s) or parties booking a dive excursion with us*
Other area accommodations include;
CoCo Plum Hotel - They have an onsite restaurant, Las Anclas, as well as a covered hammock/social area on their dock with a beautiful view. No website available.
Cabanos Rancho Juancho - Click here for more info.
Casa Congo - Click here for more info.
El Otro Lado - Click here for more info.
El Bongo - Click here for more info. Captain Jack's Restaurant located here on site.